Complete remission with long-term survival in a patient with esophageal carcinoma and a tracheoesophageal fistula after treatment with the AIO regimen and bi-weekly cisplatin.

@article{Krauss2004CompleteRW,
  title={Complete remission with long-term survival in a patient with esophageal carcinoma and a tracheoesophageal fistula after treatment with the AIO regimen and bi-weekly cisplatin.},
  author={Norbert Krauss and Axel Wein and Frank Boxberger and Ulrich Baum and Gudrun Maennlein and Omer Sezer and Eckhart G. Hahn and Johannes Benninger},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Gastroenterologie},
  year={2004},
  volume={42 8},
  pages={739-42}
}
INTRODUCTION To date, only few reports are available on patients with esophageal carcinoma containing a tracheoesophageal fistula under chemotherapy. CASE REPORT A 56-year-old patient presented to the hospital with a stenosing squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus containing a tracheoesophageal fistula 3 cm above the carina. After placement of a Port-a… CONTINUE READING